Cookies & Cream Frosting

Jump to Recipe Print Recipe I have been waiting all year to make these cupcakes! I saved a photo of a cupcake with sugared cranberries earlier in this year and thought it would be perfect for Christmas. Well, it’s December so it’s time to start baking. I cheated and purchased a red velvet cake mix. […]

Ultimate Chocolate Cupcakes (Using Cake Mix)

Jump to Recipe Print Recipe When you have a recipe that is a winner every time, you stick with it. I decided to make three different flavors of cupcakes with one cake mix (8 chocolate, 8 caramel, and 8 vanilla). I started with your basic vanilla cake mix, You can find out how to turn […]


I assume by now, everyone knows about ooey gooey butter cake and how it is one of the best cakes ever! I’m not a big fan of cake but I love a good brownie or cookie bar and this “cake” is more along the line of a brownie. Another great thing about ooey, gooey cake […]


I am always on the lookout for pear recipes, especially this year since the apple trees didn’t produce. Enter…..delicious cake.  I’m mean really delicious cake. I omitted the nutmeg and cloves called for in most recipes since I didn’t have any on hand.  You are welcome to add a little to taste. CAKE INGREDIENTS 4 […]


  I look forward to Easter each year because I know the stores will be stocking Malted Eggs.  I just love them! If you follow my blog, you may have seen my recipe for Malted Egg Rice Krispies Treats.  These little treats disappear so fast. This is probably because I grab a spoon and eat […]


I love chocolate covered strawberries and eat them more often than I should. Sometimes I am so impatient that I just melt me a big old bowl of chocolate and grab a handful of juicy red strawberries and start dipping.  This girl is not waiting for some chocolate to harden on a strawberry. My love […]


I made some Very Berry Blueberry Cupcakes the other day and wanted to try tweaking the recipe by adding lime.  I like these lime/blueberry cupcake even more than the original blueberry cupcakes.  I love they way the tartness of the lime complements the sweetness of the blueberries. In this recipe, I made lime cupcakes with […]

HOT FUDGE CAKE (aka. Chocolate Cobbler)

I can’t tell you how good this Hot Fudge Cake taste.  The soft moist chocolaty cake with this creamy, delicious fudge sauce.  I have seen this cake called Chocolate Cobbler but I always think of cobbler as having a pie-like crust and I just can’t associate this piece of chocolate heaven with a cobbler. If […]


A lady at my church made these little Christmas trees and snowmen for the kids to decorate.  It was such a cute and easy idea that I thought I would share it with you. The  Christmas is made like a giant, tree-shaped cake pop.  I found this video that will show you how to make […]

Some of My Favorite Pumpkin Recipes

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I have been thinking about a butter pecan cupcake recipe for a while.  I love, love, love anything caramel or butterscotch so I guess butter pecan was a natural progression. Butter pecan is another one of those flavors that I think is considered old fashioned, kind of like butterscotch.  When I mention either of those […]


  I found these new cute pink cupcake wrappers at my local dollar store and couldn’t wait to get home to make cupcakes.  I decided to make rainbow cupcakes since it has been on my “to try” list for awhile.  To be honest, it was much more time consuming than I thought it would be […]


I had been wanting to try a peanut butter frosting for awhile so when I went to make cupcakes for our church potluck, I decided to make a chocolate cake with peanut butter frosting.  Let me just say up front that I only had super chunky peanut butter which caused problems with the tip on […]

Pumpkin Ooey Gooey Butter Cake

  Ooey Gooey Butter Cake has always been my favorite cake.  I have tried a couple of different recipes including a chocolate ooey gooey cake.  They were good but have never topped the original ooey gooey cake ……  that was until now! I have to say that this Pumpkin Ooey Gooey Butter Cake takes that […]

White Chocolate Cupcakes recipe

My daughter wanted white chocolate cupcakes at her wedding so I came up with this simple and easy recipe. White Chocolate Cake 1 box white cake mix 1/2 box of instant white chocolate pudding 1 teaspoon vanilla * Liquid White Chocolate Coffee Creamer (use vanilla if you can’t find white chocolate) * Substitute the water called for […]

Chocolate Covered Banana Cakes

When I was out shopping for the Little Debbie Strawberry Cakes the other day to make the Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cakes, I spied these banana cakes.  I knew they would taste just as awesome as the strawberry so I purchased a box. I love strawberries but I love the flavor of banana more so these […]

Chocolate covered strawberry cake (made with little Debbie cakes)

Do you need a sweet and easy treat for your valentine?  I was trying to think of something quick and easy to make for a girls night party last weekend and decided to give this idea a try.  I love to take a purchased item and add touches to it to give it more of […]

mississippi mud brownie cupcakes

Jump to Recipe Print Recipe     If you have ever had this cake, you  know how yummy, wonderful, and delicious it is.  It is one of my all time favorite cakes.  I just turned fifty years old and I remember my mother making this when I was a child (so a long time ago!).  It’s […]

Caramel Apple Cupcakes

A couple of my coworkers made some caramel apple cupcakes from a mix they picked up at Walmart.  It was so good, I decided I would give it a try. I picked up a vanilla cake mix (they didn’t have the caramel apple mix when I was there) and  made  the cupcakes as directed on […]

Triple Chocolate Nutella Cupcakes

Jump to Recipe Print Recipe I know this is hard to believe, but I have only recently discovered Nutella.   I brought my first jar home, grabbed a spoon, and dug in.  Oh My…I was hooked.  I’ve been eating it with a spoon every since.  This is the first recipe that I have tried using […]

Crown Jewel Cake

I’m always on the look out for new and different recipes when I ran across this recipe from  Let me know if you try it….it’s on  my to try list!    

Fresh Peach Cupcakes

  Check out this awesome Fresh Peach Cupcakes recipe @ Southern Blue Celebrations

Butterscotch Cupcakes

Butterscotch Cupcakes Butterscotch brings back memories of my childhood and is a flavor that you don’t see much anymore.  We didn’t have many sweets in my house when I was growing  up (which is probably why I have such a sweet tooth now) so even getting a piece of hard candy was a treat.  We […]

Texas Sheet Cake Cupcakes

  You just can’t beat this cupcake.  If you have ever had Texas Sheet Cake, you know it is the best chocolate cake in the world! Even better….make it “to go” with this cupcake form. If you  have never had Texas Sheet Cake….Boy, you are in for a treat !  Head on over here for […]


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